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Faculty: John Hawes

John Hawes
John Hawes, MIM
Title(s):
Senior Adjunct Professor
School(s):
Business
Campus(es):
San Francisco, Online
  • 916-715-4071

John E. Hawes, M.I.M., an instructor and lecturer since 1989 and a Golden Gate University Senior Adjunct Faculty member, strongly supports independent, directed learning as well as the unique student-faculty relationship that the University fosters. Hawes has spent fifteen years involved in various aspects of the high-tech industry, including market research, international operations, software development, hardware and inventory issues, logistics management, legal and audit issues, tax and compliance programs, risk management, insurance, project management requirements and training programs. He currently heads his own international trade consulting business, which also addresses the needs of start-up businesses.

EDUCATION

  • MIM, American Graduate School of International Management
  • BA (Political Science & Russian Area Studies), University of California Santa Barbara

PROFESSIONAL & TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • 1996 - Present: Senior Adjunct faculty, Golden Gate University
  • 1996 - Present: Owner and Lead Consultant, International Information Specialist
  • 1986 - 1996: Export/Import Operations Manager, System Integrators, Inc.
  • 1982 - 1995: Market Research Specialist, System Integrators

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • Book, Paintings on the Wall, self-published in 1996
  • Book, Song Guide, in process

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Board of Directors, Inland International Trade Association, Inc.
  • Advisory Board, Los Rios Center for International Trade Development
  • Licensed FIFA soccer referee and coach for ten years

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Lewis Lancaster Award for academic achievement, University of California Santa Barbara
  • 2014, Outstanding Adjunct Faculty Award

MEDIA & INTERVIEWS

  • Unique series of lectures titled "Gigatrends in Global Trade." TV Channel 30 Seminar
  • UC Davis Japanese Agricultural Training Program